Transport back in time and explore one of the most comprehensive transport collections in Europe

Ulster Transport Museum will reopen from 20th August 2020 (4 days a week, Thu-Sun) 

***In order to ensure a safe environment for  visitors, NMNI will have to manage the number of people visiting the museums at any one time. To avoid disappointment and for safety reasons they will be encouraging visitors to pre-book tickets and timeslots online.Details on when you will be able to book and what you can expect on your visit will be released very shortly. So please check their website for further details.***

You’ll find majestic locomotives, horse-drawn carriages, vintage motorbikes, and cars at the Ulster Transport Museum, along with exhibits of historical materials including photographs of the Titanic. It is Ireland’s most comprehensive heritage museum, including world-class Irish Railway Collection, Road Transport Galleries and interactive Flight Experience.

There is a varied programme of events all-year-round, with exciting special seasonal events.

Why not visit the Ulster Folk Museum too, located just across the road.

Opening Times

  • March to September, Tues-Sun 10am-5pm
  • October to February, Tues-Fri 10am-4pm; Sat and Sun 11am-4pm
  • Closed Mondays except Bank Holidays


  • Vary, see website for details

Contact Details

  • Address 153 Bangor Road Cultra Holywood Co Down BT18 0EU
  • Telephone 028 9042 8428
  • Email National Museums NI
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